The flat panel upgrade exclusively available from Omega Medical saved the Allen Heart & Vascular Center in Waterloo, IA hundreds of thousands of dollars. Not only in equipment and construction, but room prep, down time and training cost, all while maintaining the reliability they expect from an Omega system.
Named to Truven Health Analytics’ 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in 2014, Allen Hospital’s Allen Heart & Vascular Center is positioned at the forefront of interventional cardiology. After almost a decade, the physicians at the Allen Heart Center were looking to upgrade from their image intensifier Omega dual lab to a state of the art flat panel system. Because of Omega’s very unique upgrade solution the center was able to cost effectively transform their aging image intensifier system into a state of the art flat panel system.
Since 1991 Omega’s engineers, designers, craftsmen and technicians have been building the most reliable and technically advanced X-ray C-Arm imaging systems for Cardiology and Interventional Endoscopy. Omega is the only manufacturer in the world who specializes in fluoroscopic systems designed from the ground up for special therapeutic procedures. Our list of growing references includes prestigious physicians and healthcare systems and providers around the world.
Allen Hospital’s Allen Heart & Vascular Center is the only accredited chest pain center in the Cedar Valley region. Allen Hospital’s heart surgeons have performed more than 4,000 open heart procedures. The hospital offers two cardiac catheterization labs, an electrophysiology lab, two nuclear medicine suites, 24 inpatient rooms and centralized heart monitoring for patients throughout the facility.